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Appeal to speak to men pictured following report of disorder in East Leicester

Officers investigating a report of disorder in the East Leicester area are appealing to speak to the four men pictured.

It is believed the men pictured may have information in relation to an incident which happened at around 9.15pm in the area of Melton Road and Shaftesbury Avenue on Sunday 28 August.

Police had been called to the Belgrave area of Leicester following a report of crowds in the area who were celebrating after the conclusion of the India versus Pakistan cricket match.

Officers attended the area of Melton Road, Shaftesbury Avenue and Belgrave Road. While there, it was reported both a member of the public and an officer had been assaulted. A 28-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of assault and assaulting an emergency worker. He has since been released under investigation.

This morning (Thurs), a 19-year-old man was also arrested on suspicion of violent disorder in connection with the incident. He currently remains in police custody.

Police are now appealing to speak to the men pictured as part of their ongoing investigations.

If you know who the men pictured are, or if you are one of the men pictured, you should contact police on 101 quoting incident 165 of 8 September. You can also report online at

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